Sean Obi, a 6-foot-9, 255-pound center whose promising college career was curtailed by injuries and limited opportunity after transferring from Rice to Duke three years ago, will transfer to Maryland, Terps coach Mark Turgeon announced Thursday.
Obi picked the Terps over Georgetown and Georgia Tech, according to ESPN.
Obi, who was hosted by Turgeon and his team Monday, will graduate from Duke next month and will immediately be eligible to play next season for the Terps.
“We are excited to welcome Sean to Maryland,” Turgeon said in a statement. “As a graduate transfer, he brings high character, experience and maturity to our team. Sean is a good rebounder and gives...